St. Helena, CA
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St. Helena, CA Real Estate Data


St. Helena Housing Market Information

With 6,088 people, 2,568 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $1,069,690, St. Helena house prices are not only among the most expensive in California, St. Helena real estate also is some of the most expensive in all of America.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in St. Helena, accounting for 65.28% of the city's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in St. Helena include large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 12.28%), duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 8.31%), and a few mobile homes or trailers ( 7.56%).

People in St. Helena primarily live in small (one, two or no bedroom) single-family detached homes. St. Helena has a mixture of owner-occupied and renter-occupied housing.

There is a lot of housing in St. Helena built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in St. Helena built between 1940-1969 ( 22.68%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from before 1939 ( 22.40%). There's also some housing in St. Helena built between 2000 and later ( 5.86%).

St. Helena Home Appreciation Rates

Appreciation rates for homes in St. Helena have been tracking above average for the last ten years, according to NeighborhoodScout data. The cumulative appreciation rate over the ten years has been 11.35%, which ranks in the top 40% nationwide. This equates to an annual average St. Helena house appreciation rate of 1.08%.

NeighborhoodScout's data show that during the latest twelve months, St. Helena's appreciation rate, at 5.54%, has been at or slightly above the national average. In the latest quarter, St. Helena's appreciation rate has been -0.03%, which annualizes to a rate of -0.13%.

Notably, St. Helena's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

Relative to California, our data show that St. Helena's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 70% of the other cities and towns in California.

Average Home Values

 

Median Home Value:
$1,069,690

St. Helena, CA HOME PRICES

Value Range
> $1,295,000 28.8
$971,001 - $1,295,000 33.1
$647,001 - $971,000 14.6
$518,001 - $647,000 7.1
$389,001 - $518,000 4.0
$259,001 - $389,000 5.8
$130,001 - $259,000 5.0
$65,001 - $130,000 0.6
$0 - $65,000 1.0

Very High for CA
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
0.995491011301751 10.3038309114927

Number Of Homes And Apartments:
2,568

Rent & Ownership

 

Average Market Rent:
$2,350 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Homeownership
Owners 54.44
Renters 45.56
Vacant 8.84

Housing Market Details

 

Age of Homes

AGE OF St. Helena HOMES
2000 or Newer 5.9
1970 - 1999 49.1
1940 - 1969 22.7
1939 or Older 22.4

Types of Homes

TYPE OF St. Helena HOMES
Single-Family 65.3
Townhomes 6.6
Small Apt. Buildings 8.3
Apt. Complexes 12.3
Mobile Homes 7.6
Other 0.0

Home Size

SIZE OF St. Helena HOMES
No Bedroom 5.64
1 Bedroom 8.41
2 Bedrooms 37.17
3 Bedrooms 39.94
4 Bedrooms 7.67
5 or more bedrooms 1.17

St. Helena Appreciation Rates

 
Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
CA*
Compared To
America*
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q2 - 2016 Q3
Last 12 Months:
2015 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 2 Years:
2014 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 5 Years:
2011 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Last 10 Years:
2006 Q4 - 2016 Q3
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2016 Q3
98.44% 4.11% 7 10
* 10 is highest

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